Stuart brings over 20 years of buildings engineering experience to the team. His mechanical experience covers a wide range of projects including commercial, institutional, and manufacturing. Stuart has gained high-level global experience from his involvement in world-class manufacturing facilities in Europe and the Far East. Involvement in such complex projects has given him an in-depth understanding of the integration of engineering and architectural systems, which is essential to delivering high performance design solutions. He is proactive in following sustainability practices across the world to seek out progressive technologies and strategies that he can incorporate into his projects in North America.
With a number of large-scale projects underway on Vancouver Island, the Victoria design studio has proven highly successful since it’s opening. Victoria is in the top twenty of world cities for quality-of-life, and the office is centrally located in the historic and picturesque city. With a growing demand for sustainable design, the Victoria office continues to grow to meet the need for deep green engineering.
Victoria Design Studio
Suite 101 – 1019 Wharf St
Victoria, BC Canada V8W 2Y9
Regional Director, British Columbia, Canada
Managing Principal, Victoria
Andy joined Integral Group in 2007 and has gained a mastery of the design, construction, and contractual challenges of large, complex projects. In 2014, Andy was responsible for the start-up of Integral Group’s Victoria Design Studio, and is now the Principal overseeing the mechanical team for projects on Vancouver Island. With particular expertise in hydronic, air- and ground-source heat pumps, and district energy systems, Andy also brings a proficient background in energy modeling to his project teams.
Associate Principal, Victoria
Andy is responsible for the oversight of the electrical design team. With nineteen years of experience in consulting engineering, Andy brings practical experience to his projects ensuring that high quality designs are completed according to applicable building codes.
Andy specializes in a variety of building types including commercial, educational, institutional, residential, and leisure projects. His primary focus is to design electrical systems that minimize the environmental impact and meet the operational needs and budget requirements of the client. Andy’s ability to resolve conflicts and troubleshoot electrical systems makes him a valuable asset to our team.
Andy is a Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) with expertise in designing communications, audio visual, home automation, and security systems.